Australia Day Celebrations

Australia Day 26 January at Ringwood Lake

You are invited to join us at our Australia Day celebrations at Ringwood Lake (corner of Maroondah Highway and Mt Dandenong Road, Mel Ref 49K8).

This is a free event and an opportunity to come together and celebrate our great nation and the Maroondah community.

The official Citizenship Ceremony will begin at 9.30am, with family activities running from 10.30am to 2.30pm.

Australia Day Awards and Citizenship Ceremony

Family on picnic rug at Australia Day celebrations at Ringwood Lake Park

At 9.30am we start the offical ceremonies where we welcome our new citizens to Maroondah.

Then we announce the winners of our Australia Day Awards in the following categories:

  • Citizen of the Year
  • Young Citizen of the Year
  • Community Event of the Year

Family fun

From 10.30am the family fun begins!

Join us for free rides on the trackless train, inflatables, face painting and a marvellous stage line up of children’s performances including some very special visits from Paw Patrol.

  • 11.30am Paw Patrol Show
  • 12.05pm The Animals of The Magical Mountains
  • 12.40pm Paw Patrol Show
  • 1.15pm The Animals of The Magical Mountains
  • 1.50pm Paw patrol Meet and Greet

Getting there

This event is accessible by public transport. Please visit the Public Transport Victoria website for details and timetables, or phone 1800 800 007.

Limited parking is available at Ringwood Lake Park carpark, enter from Mt Dandenong Road Mel Ref 49 K8.

Accessible drop off zone is via Maroondah Highway.

Please note this is a dog free event.

Further information

For further information contact our Community Events Officer on 9294 5561.


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